Sailors are historically a superstitious bunch, and many of them carry talismans to protect them from bad weather conditions. But there is one particular superstition that’s especially fascinating. It’s called ‘St. Elmo’s Fire,’ and for hundreds of years, sailors believed that this weird phenomenon was supernatural in origin.
It wasn’t until recently that people really began to understand it.
Can you imagine looking down at your hand and seeing blue fire dancing along your fingertips? Nature truly is incredible!
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